How To Change Despite Your Feelings

First, relinquish your role as Manager of the Universe

The danger of beliefs, based on feelings

Feel those feelings, then consider all your roles

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All your roles relate because they belong to your mindset

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“Don’t build the ship without us and then ask us to climb aboard.”

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There will come a time as an ally that you must sacrifice your voice, comfort, and power for equality and meaningful change. A time when you simply must defer to the oppressed for their guidance and wisdom and release your fear of not being in control or being in charge. A time when simply the only roles you have are to return resources, stand behind the oppressed and release power…— LaKeisha Gantt

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